Monthly Archives: June 2009

Tour de France Preview – Les Équipes du Tour – Part Deux

Here are the next 5 teams in our team-by-team preview of this year’s Tour de France. We’re going alphabetically, saving for the end those teams with rosters still unconfirmed at post time. Be sure to keep coming back daily for more previews, random notes, and reports once the race gets started on Saturday in Monaco. … Continue reading

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Tour de France Preview – Les Équipes du Tour – Part Une

Here at Pavé we’re getting geared-up for our first year of coverage of this year’s Tour de France. Expect updates and comments on a daily basis, as well as speculation, gentle rants, and whatever else we might have up our sleeves. Frankly, we’re hoping it will be the best month Pavé yet! To begin, we … Continue reading

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(Superficial) National Championship Preview

It’s a bit late in the game for it, but let’s have a bit of fun and take a wild stab at guessing some winners in tomorrow’s national championships. I admit that we could have done some research into the course profiles and start lists for each race, but let’s face it, it’s much more … Continue reading

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Monday Musings – Death of a Legend and Suisse Wrap-up

1. I don’t like it either. Race reports are smaller. Less photos. Information is scattered and difficult to locate. Don’t get me wrong, it’s still the go-to site for all our cycling needs, but I can’t help the sense I’m beginning to the feel the way I’ve come to feel about Velonews‘ new print layout … Continue reading

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Radio Free Europe

I love it when news breaks that allows me to make clever titles from 80′s alternative rock hits… The UCI announced yesterday that it would allow Stages 10 and 13 in this year’s Tour to be run without the use of radios. Stage 10 covers 193 km and takes the riders on a 193km Bastille … Continue reading

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Tour de Suisse, Stage 4- Live Stream

For a live stream of today’s Stage 4 of the Tour de Suisse, click here. 10:19EST Update: We’re not sure when it begins (basketball’s on right now), but it’s the first reliable source we’ve found all week. 10:39EST Update: Looks like there will be a stream, but it’s delayed. I’ll keep trying! 11:16EST Update: Still … Continue reading

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